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Bright Angel Trail to Plateau Point

Bright Angel Trail to Plateau Point After living in Arizona for over 30 years, one would think I have hiked the Grand Canyon at least once. As it may be, not true. I've been one...

Flatiron via Siphon Draw Trail

Flatiron via Siphon Draw Trail An adventure I'll soon never forget. I had it all planned. 7am drop off at the Lost Dutchman State Park. Hike up the Siphon Draw Trail #53 to...

How I got Hooked on Hiking

How I got Hooked on Hiking Getting hooked on hiking is pretty easy and instead of sulking over the loss of 40 plus years of missed adventures why not start now?! It can't be...

‘At the Zoo with Lil Boo’ WINS PURPLE DRAGONFLY BOOK AWARD

‘At the Zoo with Lil Boo’ WINS PURPLE DRAGONFLY BOOK AWARD CHANDLER, AZ (June, 2012) – The judges of the third annual Purple Dragonfly Book Awards contest, which recognizes...

Horatian Ode – At the Zoo with Lil Boo – First Draft Exclusive

I have been reluctant to post this rough draft of the second book.  Why? Perhaps just my own insecurities.  Perhaps I was afraid of dishonoring the great poet Horace. ...

Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

Oh, the Places You'll Go! - It is true, I never would have imagined at the ripe age of 6 where I would have been at 20, 30 or even now coming up to 36 (Yes, I just gave away my...

You’ve Been Booed!

It's that time of year again!  "You've Been Booed!" signs should be popping up in your neighborhood! I updated the original "BOO Poem" written a few years back.  It is a great...

At the Zoo – Up Close and Personal with a Giraffe

Did you know the tongue of a giraffe is 18 to 20 inches long! Earlier this year we were able to get up close and personal with a giraffe at the Phoenix Zoo during feeding time....

Original Illustration

Earlier this morning, I stumbled across the original illustration that brought Lil Boo and Onote to a reality. Back in April/May of 2009 I was in search of an Illustrator to...

Bright Angel Trail to Plateau Point

Bright Angel Trail to Plateau Point After living in Arizona for over 30 years, one would think I have hiked the Grand Canyon at least once. As it may be, not true. I've been one of the millions of onlookers from above and that is all. Our original goal was to take the...

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Flatiron via Siphon Draw Trail

Flatiron via Siphon Draw Trail An adventure I'll soon never forget. I had it all planned. 7am drop off at the Lost Dutchman State Park. Hike up the Siphon Draw Trail #53 to Flatiron. Hop on over to Superstition Peak 5024 and camp out along the Superstition Ridgeline...

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How I got Hooked on Hiking

How I got Hooked on Hiking Getting hooked on hiking is pretty easy and instead of sulking over the loss of 40 plus years of missed adventures why not start now?! It can't be 'that' difficult, right? Earlier in the spring of 2017 I picked up the little guy from school...

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Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

Oh, the Places You'll Go! - It is true, I never would have imagined at the ripe age of 6 where I would have been at 20, 30 or even now coming up to 36 (Yes, I just gave away my true age).  The other week, I was fortunate enough to spend some time with #lilboo's...

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You’ve Been Booed!

It's that time of year again!  "You've Been Booed!" signs should be popping up in your neighborhood! I updated the original "BOO Poem" written a few years back.  It is a great way to get out and know  your neighbors while having a bit of fun with your lil boo's n...

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At the Zoo – Up Close and Personal with a Giraffe

Did you know the tongue of a giraffe is 18 to 20 inches long! Earlier this year we were able to get up close and personal with a giraffe at the Phoenix Zoo during feeding time.  A very unique experience, especially for the real life, Lil Boo and friends! Be sure to...

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Original Illustration

Earlier this morning, I stumbled across the original illustration that brought Lil Boo and Onote to a reality. Back in April/May of 2009 I was in search of an Illustrator to bring the real world blog personalities (my son and his imaginary friend) from Peas and...

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